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Come celebrate Father’s Day 2017 at FMM

FMM Father’s day 2017

Following increasingly successful events in previous years, once again the Franschhoek Motor Museum will be celebrating Father’s Day 2017 with a bumper package of activities to delight Dads of all ages and their families. To be held on Sunday 18 June, apart from all the regular world-class static display of cars and motorcycles, there will…

GSM and FMM on the way to the Knysna Motor Show

GSM and FMM on the way to the Knysna Motor Show

This year marks the 60th anniversary of GSM, manufacturers of SA’s very own Dart and Flamingo sports cars. To celebrate this milestone, the vibrant GSM club will be putting on a display at this year’s Knysna Motor Show being held on the High School sports fields on Waterfront Drive on Sunday 30 April. FMM will…

Neill Blomkamp visit to FMM

Neill Blomkamp visit to FMM

During April, South African/Canadian film director, film producer, screenwriter and animator Neill Blomkamp paid a visit to FMM and was shown around the museum complex by curator Wayne Harley. Born in Johannesburg in 1979, at the age of sixteen he met fellow ex-Redhill High School student Sharlto Copley, who provided him with the use of computers at his production company…

Fiat Chrysler launches new Alfa Romeo Giulia at FMM

Fiat Chrysler launches new Alfa Romeo Giulia at FMM

Plaaspad, FMM’s test facility on the L’Ormarins Estate, has been a venue for some recent new car media launches and the latest company to make use of the facility was Fiat Chrysler Automobiles South Africa, who introduced the new Alfa Romeo Giulia to the mainstream local press in early-March. Two model lines were launched, three…

DJ Run 2017 – Durban to Johannesburg Motorcycle Rally

Wayne Harley with Ian Brodie 1934 Triumph 350 3/1

FMM curator Wayne Harley fulfilled a dream on 10-11 March when he took part in the Durban to Johannesburg Motorcycle Rally – the DJ Run 2017. This year was the 104th running of this legendary event and for the occasion he rode the ex-Ian Brodie 1934 Triumph 350 3/1 sponsored by Marius Malherbe. The 700…

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